Powder Horn: Richard Montague (FW-43), Two Sides Depicted, with Vignettes of a Portrait of Richard Monatgue and a View of His Country Home

Object Number: 
1907.36.42
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, graphite, gouache, and green metallic pigment with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 5/8 x 14 3/8 in. ( 32.1 x 36.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom center: RA Grider
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower center below horn in brown ink: "RICHARD MONTAGUE and the House he built at HADLEY Mass. / about 1660.", followed by a long history of the horn and: "the horn is now at COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado / it was kindly drawn there for me by Miss VIRGINIA / BEAUCHAMP in Novr. 1891. RA Grider"
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group